A wireless network is any kind of computer network that is connected through a wireless medium, primarily known as using a wireless router creating a WLAN (Wireless Local Area Network).

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Range of intermittent network / router problems

I've recently moved to a new house and is experiencing a range of intermittent network / router problems. I use an ASUS RT-N66U wireless router which have worked great in my previous apartment, and ...
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Disable Windows from automatically connect to a network when network is lost by option or setting the auto-connection option to off (by default) [duplicate]

I work with different routers, I want my laptop to stop connecting to various wireless networks when a wireless connection is lost. Is there a way to prevent my computer from doing this? Bonus: If ...
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VPN over seperate instance OpenWRT

I am trying for a few days to get this going but so far i have not mamaged to. My situation is pretty much alike VPN on SSID #2 (OpenWRT) however slightly different. In my situation i am using ...
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How to use QOS (quality of service) on windows 7

i have 15 computers on LAN and other clients who connect through wifi. all connections pass through a windows 7 computer. i want to give high priority for some applications, urls, ip addresses using ...
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Network Adapter occasionally not able to connect

Sometimes my network adapter will require that I disable it and then reenable in order for it to work again. The problem is that it gives no indication that there is a problem with the network until ...
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DHCP and connection problems on cascade switches and routers

I have the following configuration (one switch at a building floor): The workstations are all DHCP enabled to get IP automatically. When I power up everything works fine. After some time (2 hs) I ...
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Can a wifi repeater connect to a wifi with sign-in access?

I'm currently staying in a hotel and will be staying there for more than a month. The hotel free wifi has a sign-in access, but the signal is weak. I was wondering if a travel wifi repeater will be ...
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Does increasing the complexity of a PSK passphrase mitigate the risks of WPA-TKIP?

I'm responsible for configuring a small business network (50-60 devices) and we have some ancient devices that must connect wirelessly to the network. Our regular wireless accepts AES WPA and WPA2 ...
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Mikrotik hotspot login page without internet access

Good day. I created hotspot on Mikrotik device (RouterOS v. 6.27) When I plug in internet cable, everything works - any url opened by client is redirected to the login page. When logged in then no ...
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Two different Wi-Fi networks—public and private—with different SSIDs from two different routers, but using the same Internet connection

We are looking to provide public Wi-Fi in an area that currently isn’t covered by any Wi-Fi network. However, nearby there is another Wi-Fi network of ours consisting of a DHCP router—with incoming ...
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Debian can't communicate with network printer

We have working Konica Minolta Bizhub C224e connected to Wi-Fi. Windows computers don't have problems with it, so I assume that it's configured properly. On my Debian Wheezy I can see this printer ...
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Wi-Fi Direct Frame Exchange

In a working Wi-FI Direct Scenario, I have read that after three way handshake of GO negotiation, the GO starts sending the beacon and the client sends the probe request and then the authentication ...
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Can't view a certain website on my PC but can on my phone (same network)

My PC and phone is connected on the same network and internet source but for some strange reason I can't view a certain website on my PC but it works on my mobile phone. I tried flushing DNS, checking ...
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How can I retrieve the ip of my access point?

Originally I had my network as follows. I had a first router creating the 192.168.0.X network, one creating the subnetwork 192.168.1.X and another creating another subnet of 1.X, namely 2.X. The 0 ...
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Debian wlan0 interface not found

I have troubles to configure my wireless card in Debian Wheezy. I followed the instruction from: https://wiki.debian.org/iwlwifi It is a fresh debian install, before this i ran Ubuntu but because I ...
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Home internet: ISP-->Switch--> WiFi Router

Currently, cable internet (WAN) from ISP enters my house through a junction box and runs to the WiFi router in one of the rooms. However, I have quite a few devices (TV, Consoles) that do not have ...
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Under Mac OS X, can I choose to use the Wireless connection for some specific traffic and the Wired connection for the rest?

Background: I am currently using Mac OS X Mavericks in a professional network where there is a difference in access between the Ethernet and WiFi networks. Specific to my case, when using the WiFi ...
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No route between clients until pinged from one of them (and not from another)

3 items of hardware involved: Netgear R7000 router with DD-WRT v24-sp2 (08/15/14) kongac (24865M) - it's dual band. Raspberry Pi model B based print server, with Raspbian (Debian for Raspberry). ...
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Can't set Qualcomm Atheros AR9485 card power on laptop under Linux

I've been trying to set the power management on my wireless card. I looked at PowerTOP and I tried setting power management on the wireless card, but it doesn't work. When I tried using the command ...
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Combining 3 AT&T U-verse modems to form 1 Aggregate Connection? [duplicate]

I need a faster internet connection. I am thinking about getting 3 AT&T U-verse modems, each providing me 18x1mbps. Is there an effective way to combine all 3 modems to form 1 aggregated ...
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wireless network cannot see wired network until reboot

We keep having an issue in a small office, most users on a wired network, but some connect to the wireless router. The network setup is pretty small consists of: 1 16 port switch 1 8 port wifi ...
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configuring port forwarding on multiple routers

Alright, so I have 2 routers. My secondary router (netis) is connected to the primary router(ZTE) (through which the internet connection is coming) via LAN. All the devices directly connect to the ...
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Routers with ap, client and ad-hoc mode at the same time

I would like to modify my Freifunk Gluon firmware so it connects as client into an existing WiFi (client) and still serves as a Freifunk node with mesh (adhoc) and client SSID. Which kernel drivers ...
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Relation between wireless network's frequency, speed, and range? [closed]

Wireless network standards: 802.11a This definition provides wireless access on the 5 GHz band. It offers speeds of up to 54 MBps, but has not caught on, perhaps due to relatively higher ...
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Manage NAT using a tool

I have a Raspberry Pi on which I had previously installed Raspbian and am now installing another version on again. It is mainly used to be a test maschine for small programs and primarily as a NAT ...
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what is RouterOS used for in my network?

I can access my Linksys router's configuration at http://192.168.1.1. At http://192.168.0.2/ to http://192.168.0.7/, they show the configuration pages for different versions of RouterOS. The username ...
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Can SANE daemon communicate with a remote network device that has a scanner attached?

My understanding is that SANE is a service that sits between the user level programs and the physical scanner itself, and that SANE provides an API to the programs that it then relays to the physical ...
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Can I get some advice on my speed using wifi? [closed]

I have AT&T DSL and, as expected, the speed isn't the best. They made me pay a high price for a cheap router and modem (2in1). I've had the router for a few years. Lately, the speed has been ...
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TP Link router wifi extremely slow on iphone 5s and laptop but Ethernet fast

I bought a TP Link TL-WR941ND router about a month ago. It is connected to a Netgear modem by 80m cat5 E cable.It was working beautifully and the speeds were very good both wifi and Ethernet port. ...
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PS3 Media server Lag

I'm running the PS3 Media Server(1.90.1) on Windows 8.1 Wired/Wifi but I have some problem when I want to share 1080p(MKV) Movies. The film is lagging when I want to see the movie. I have a “good” pc ...
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How to determine the DSL-speed of a wireless modem?

This seems like it should be simple. However, modem-routers don't always have their modem speeds mentioned in their specifications. For example - this TP-LINK router on Amazon. It's specifications' ...
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Host OS Connection problems after VIrtual Box Installation

I just installed Virtual Box in my Windows 8.1 PC, with Debian as the guest OS, and using NAT for internet connection. The problem is that after that, my Host OS has been having trouble connecting ...
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Mismatched upload vs. download speeds between two computers on the same home network

I'm busy setting up my Plex server on a separate Wi-Fi router and I'm testing the transfer speeds between two MacBook Pros. It's just got me baffled because I've come across something weird. Not ...
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Wireless Connection unstable/Base System Device?

I have an HP Elitebook. I keep losing my wireless connection. My Base System Device has a yellow ! error notation. I have tried to reinstall the drivers but it is not finding any. Not sure if one ...
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Wireless Internet inconsistently Slow

My brother in myself are both using the D-Link DWA-171 Dual Band USB Adapter with a router. The router does in fact support dual bands as well, so sometimes depending on which is faster you will see ...
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Different WiFi signal strengths on different commands

I'm connected to a WiFi network AIRWOLF. The two following commands on Windows 7 show different signal strengths. Why? netsh wlan show networks mode=bssid netsh wlan show interfaces The ...
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Local Area connection is hidden but shows in ipconfig

Good day! I'd like like to get help with regards to local area connection, i was trying to share a VPN connection(Local Area Connection 2) via hotspot, however, but when i go to Change adapter ...
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Connect to Vagrant (VirtualBox VM) over local network

Hi I'm running a local webserver using vagrant virtual machine. I Normally set the following config line to private network which lets me connect from my host pc using the ip specified ...
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How to connect to internet using “rasdial <connection name>” method in cmd

I am able to directly connect to internet using network connection interface shown below but I'm not able to connect to the net using cmd. with the following code. rasdial "TATA PHOTON+" ...
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WiFi range extender drops connection after a day. Rebooting main router fixes it

I have an issue which I can't seem to get to the bottom of. My main router works great, but to increase the range I recently added a WiFi range extender. The range extender was easy to set up, and ...
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Does the DHCP server know about static IP addresses?

I have a simple setup up at home with a vendor provided ADSL router and a few home devices I connect to it to connect to the outside world. I would like one of my devices to have a static internal IP ...
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Wi-fi issues on a particular computer

I'm having very severe Wi-fi connectivity issues on one particular computer in my household. Now previously the connection has been very choppy, that is, it has connected and disconnected frequently ...
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How to add a free-wifi hotspot to an existing private network

I'm tinkering with IoT (arduino + wifi shield) and I'm also for an open (read free) internet. Both these things would be helped if I could create a free (no password etc.) wifi hotspot (my IoT ...
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Windows Wi-Fi with 802.1X + EAP-TTLS + EAP-MSCHAPv2 and client certificates

Sooo ... We have the the mandatory requirement that clients who want to join our wireless LAN to present a valid machine certificate issued by our in-house root CA. This is done to prevent from ...
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How would I mount WiFi antennas inside this small PC?

I am making a small PC and internal antennas would be preferable. I see devices like Intel NUC and Gigabyte BRIX miniature PCs which have effective internal antennas. Basically, what type of antenna ...
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Is it possible to have different subnet for different VLAN in a L2switch?

While creating the VLAN in L2 switch, is it possible for us to have diffetrent subnet for each VLAN? and for inter VLAN comunication can we use router(L2 switch)?
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Needing wifi signal restrengthened on piggy-backed router system

My question involves WiFi run from a piggybacked or double router system arranged for a home network. My roomie, the system host, has asked about the process required for resetting the dchp/dhcp in ...
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OpenWRT Network Configuration on Alix3d2

I've been working on an issue and I'm in need for some answers from experienced people in this field, I hope that answers will be rich since internet didn't serve me very well. Scenario: I have 2 ...
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Why am I unable to access some https sites?

Scenario: There are 2 laptops (HA and HB) running on Windows 8.1, both access the internet and are connected to the same wifi router (RA).Both laptops share the same DNS settings. Laptop HB also ...
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TP Link TL-WR740N lan problems

Used my TP Link router for about 6months now,when i shut it down ,by the on/off button,suddently afther putting it back on,no internet acces what so ever...wireless - down ,lan - down ,everything just ...